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Forum staff reports, Published December 31 2010

Men's basketball: S. Utah holds off NDSU for Summit win

CEDAR CITY, Utah – Michael Tveidt scored 16 points to pace the Bison in a 77-68 loss against Southern Utah in Summit League men’s basketball on Thursday.

North Dakota State committed 19 turnovers.

“Turnovers killed us,” NDSU coach Saul Phillips said. “We didn’t execute well enough tonight and it ended up being a road trip we’d like to forget. But we won’t. We’re going to correct the mistakes and we’ll be looking forward to two home games.”

N. DAKOTA ST. (7-6): Tveidt 4-10 8-9 16, Coleman 2-11 6-6 10, Lundberg 2-4 2-4 6, Braun 2-8 0-0 4, Bjorklund 1-3 4-6 6, Felt 3-4 2-2 11, Zastrow 1-4 0-0 3, Carlson 3-7 2-4 8, Wright 2-4 0-2 4, Nagel 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 20-56 24-33 68.

S. UTAH (4-9): Nielson 2-7 2-4 6, Massey 4-6 6-8 14, Koehler 0-2 0-0 0, Heuir 2-9 1-1 5, Jones, Jr. 7-11 4-6 18, Brimley 2-7 1-2 6, Stevenett 4-4 0-1 8, Davis 5-7 5-8 16, Weirick 2-5 0-0 4, Hodgson 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 28-59 19-30 77.

Halftime: S. Utah 38-33. 3-Point Goals: N. Dakota St. 4-15 (Felt 3-4, Zastrow 1-2, Braun 0-1, Lundberg 0-1, Coleman 0-3, Tveidt 0-4), S. Utah 2-6 (Brimley 1-1, Davis 1-1, Heuir 0-1, Nielson 0-1, Weirick 0-2). Fouled Out: Braun, Carlson. Rebounds: N. Dakota St. 41 (Bjorklund 14), S. Utah 32 (Davis 10). Assists: N. Dakota St. 8 (Tveidt 4), S. Utah 17 (Nielson 4). Total Fouls: N. Dakota St. 30, S. Utah 30. A: 1,439.